Tamil Diplomat

NELSIP Frauds- Members of Charge sheeting Committee resign, Chief Secretary doing it alone

The members of the committee appointed by the Chief Secretary has resigned saying various reasons.

Because of these the Chief Secretary is preparing the Charge Sheet on his own effort.

When the NELSIP was implemented in the North during the past periods, several allegation of frauds were raised. The then Governor Palihakara formed a Committee through the Chief Secretary to investigate into the allegations. Nine persons were accused by the investigating committee.

The Attorney General Department had said no case could be filed on the basis of the preliminary report. It had also said a charge sheet also be attached to the report and the case could be filed on that charge sheet.

As two members of the Committee appointed by the Chief Secretary had resigned, the Chief Secretary is preparing the said charge sheet.